Born
  • b. 1964 Hartford, Connecticut
Education
  • 2013 MFA in Painting, Academy of Art University, San Francisco, CA
  • 1987 BA in Art History, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO
Awards And Honors
  • 2016 “Finalist”, 3 paintings selected for the Art Renewal Center’s 12th Annual International Salon
  • 2016 “Award of Merit”, The Guild Of Boston Artists 2016 Members Juried Exhibition
  • 2015 “Finalist”, 4 paintings selected for the Art Renewal Center’s 11th Annual International Salon
  • 2014 “Honorable Mention”, Oil Painters of America’s Fall Online Showcase
  • 2014 “Jurors’ Award”, California Art Club Exhibition: Rural Places and Urban Spaces
  • 2014 “Silver Medal”, The Guild Of Boston Artists 2014 Regional Painting Competition
  • 2013 “Honorable Mention”, Oil Painters of America’s Fall Online Showcase
Selected Group Exhibitions And Events
2018
  • Artist Demo, Wellesley Free Library, Wellesley, MA
  • Annual Members Exhibition, The Guild Of Boston Artists Gallery, Boston, MA
  • California Art Club’s 107th Annual Gold Medal Exhibition, National History Museum, Los Angeles, CA
  • Solo Show, The Guild Of Boston Artists Gallery, Boston, MA
2017
  • California Art Club’s A Journey Along The California Coast, The Old Mill, San Marino, CA
  • American Society Of Marine Artists Invitational, Lyme Art Association, Old Lyme, CT
  • California Art Club’s Golden State Splendor Exhibition, Santa Paula Art Museum, Santa Paula, CA
  • American Masters Exhibition, Salmagundi Club, New York, NY
  • 17th National Exhibition of the American Society of Marine Artists, Mystic Seaport Museum, Mystic, CT
  • 17th National Exhibition of the American Society of Marine Artists, Minnesota Marine Art Museum, Winona, MN
  • Guild of Boston Artists Annual Members Juried Exhibition, Boston, MA
  • 17th National Exhibition of the American Society of Marine Artists, Quinlan Visual Arts Center, Gainsville, GA
  • California Art Club’s 106th Annual Gold Medal Exhibition, Autry Museum, Los Angeles, CA
2016
  • 17th National Exhibition of the American Society of Marine Artists, Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, St. Michael’s, MD
  • 12th Annual Art Renewal Center’s International Salon
  • American Masters Exhibition, Salmagundi Club, New York, NY
  • Oil Painters of America Eastern Regional Juried Exhibition, Cincinnati, OH
  • American Waters: A Marine Art Exhibition, Lyme Art Association, Lyme, CT
  • 17th National Exhibition of the American Society of Marine Artists, The Muscarelle Museum of Art, Williamsburg, VA
  • The Guild of Boston Artists Annual Members Juried Exhibition, Boston, MA
  • The Guild of Boston Artists New Members Exhibition, Boston, MA
  • California Art Club’s 105th Annual Gold Medal Exhibition, Autry Museum, Los Angeles, CA
2015
  • Oil Painters of America Eastern Regional Juried Exhibition, Indianapolis, IN
  • 16th Annual American Impressionist Society National Juried Exhibition, Scottsdale, AZ
  • Salmagundi Club’s Nautical Theme Exhibition, Salmagundi Club, New York, NY
  • Summer On The Water: A Marine Art Exhibition, Lyme Art Association, Old Lyme, CT
  • The Salmagundi Club in Vermont Exhibition, Bennington Center for the Arts, Bennington, VT
  • The Guild of Boston Artists Annual Members Juried Exhibition, Boston, MA
  • California Art Club California Cruising: Desert Ease and Coastal Breeze, The Old Mill, San Marino, CA
  • On Location in Malibu: Paintings by the California Art Club, Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art, Malibu, CA
  • 11th Annual Art Renewal Center’s International Salon
  • Plein Air Easton, Easton, MD
  • Oil Painters of America’s 24th Annual National Juried Exhibition of Traditional Oils, St. Augustine, FL
  • 2nd Annual Plein Air Event: Lighthouse Art Center & Museum, Tequesta, FL
  • California Art Club: The Romance of Europe, Altadena Town & Country Club, Altadena, CA
2014
  • Oil Painters of America’s Fall Online Showcase
  • Catharine Lorillard Wolfe Art Club’s 118th Annual Open Juried Exhibition, National Arts Club, New York, NY
  • California Art Club: Rural Places and Urban Spaces, Altadena Town & Country Club, Altadena, CA
  • The Guild of Boston Artists 2014 Regional Painting Competition, Boston, MA
  • The 16th National Inaugural Exhibition of the American Society of Marine Artists
  • National Oil & Acrylic Painters’ Society International Exhibit
  • 84th Annual Statewide Landscape Exhibit, Santa Cruz Art League, Santa Cruz, CA
Selected Bibliographies
  • “How Michelle Jung Found Her Voice”, Fine Art Connoisseur, March/April 2018, pp. 66-71
  • “Notes From Brush Hill”, ASMA News And Journal, Summer 2017, pp. 14-18
  • “Artist To Watch”, Southwest Art, April 2015
  • “Inspired By Nature”, Western Art Collector, March 2015, pp. 89-90
  • “Celebrating Marine Art Today”, Fine Art Connoisseur, December 2014, pp. 86-93
  • “Artist Of Note”, Southwest Art, September 2014, pg. 116
  • “Enraptured By The Sea”, American Art Collector, June 2014, pp. 72-86
  • “The Art Lover’s Guide To Collecting Fine Art In California”, American Art Collector, February 2014, pg.108
  • “State Of The Art: California”, Western Art Collector, February 2014, pg. 62
Professional Affiliations
  • American Society of Marine Artists (Signature Member)
  • Art Renewal Center Associate Living Master (A.R.C.A.L.M.)
  • California Art Club (Signature Member)
  • The Guild of Boston Artists (Elected Member)
  • Salmagundi Club (Artist Member)